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Jul 25, 2013, 11:24 ET
Idol Puerto Rico Judges: Noel Schajris, Topy Mamery and Milly Quezada. / Jurado de Idol Puerto Rico: Noel Schajris, Topy Mamery y Milly Quezada.  (PRNewsFoto/WAPA America)

"Idol Puerto Rico" e "Idol Kids" se estrenan en Estados Unidos exclusivamente en la cadena de cable WAPA América

"Idol Puerto Rico", la versión puertorriqueña de la franquicia del show de realidad de mayor éxito en el mundo y la serie de...

Jul 25, 2013, 11:23 ET
Idol Puerto Rico Judges: Noel Schajris, Topy Mamery and Milly Quezada. / Jurado de Idol Puerto Rico: Noel Schajris, Topy Mamery y Milly Quezada.  (PRNewsFoto/WAPA America)

"Idol Puerto Rico" and "Idol Kids" to Debut in United States Exclusively on cable network WAPA America

 "Idol Puerto Rico," the Puerto Rican version of the most successful reality show franchise in the world and the highest-rated television...

Mar 27, 2013, 09:00 ET

Los juegos de la Liga de Baloncesto Superior Nacional de Puerto Rico de 2013 se transmitirán en EU exclusivamente por WAPA América

WAPA América, la cadena de cable de los Estados Unidos afiliada a la estación de televisión líder en Puerto Rico, WAPA-TV, ha...

Mar 27, 2013, 09:00 ET

2013 Puerto Rico Basketball League Season to Air in US Exclusively on WAPA America

 WAPA America, the U.S. cable network arm of the leading broadcaster in Puerto Rico, WAPA Television, has renewed exclusive rights to air the...

Feb 12, 2013, 12:58 ET

Nuevo programa de entretenimiento original en el horario de mayor audiencia para los hispanos se estrena en WAPA Televisión

Los televidentes hispanos en Estados Unidos ya cuentan con un nuevo programa de entretenimiento original de WAPA Televisión, la cadena...

Feb 11, 2013, 16:38 ET

New Original Primetime Entertainment Show for Hispanics to Launch on WAPA Television

 WAPA Television, the leading broadcast television network and content producer in Puerto Rico, will premiere a new original entertainment...

Sep 09, 2011, 10:57 ET

WAPA América, el canal líder de Puerto Rico, se lanza en DISH Network

WAPA-TV, canal líder de Puerto Rico, y DISH Network, proveedor de entretenimiento líder en los EE. UU., anuncian hoy el lanzamiento de...

Sep 09, 2011, 10:00 ET

Leading Puerto Rican Channel, WAPA America, Launches on DISH Network

WAPA-TV, the leading broadcaster in Puerto Rico, and DISH Network, a leading TV entertainment provider in the U.S., announced today the launch of...

Mar 22, 2011, 11:28 ET

Los partidos de la temporada de la Liga de Baloncesto Superior Nacional de Puerto Rico de 2011 se transmitirán en los Estados Unidos exclusivamente en WAPA América

Los televidentes en Estados Unidos podrán ver la temporada de la Liga de Baloncesto Superior Nacional de Puerto Rico de 2011 en exclusivo por...

Mar 22, 2011, 11:25 ET

2011 Puerto Rico Basketball League Season to Air in United States Exclusively on WAPA America

WAPA America, the U.S. cable network arm of the leading broadcaster in Puerto Rico, WAPA Television, has secured exclusive rights to air the 2011...

Jan 24, 2011, 12:37 ET

Llega la segunda temporada del 'reality show' que transforma vidas, producido en Puerto Rico

Transformación Total, la competencia con el formato de reality show, que tiene como objetivo principal el transformar las vidas de sus...

Jan 24, 2011, 11:55 ET
Katiria Soto (center), will host season two of 'Transformacion Total,' the original reality show competition that can be seen in the U.S. on WAPA America.  (PRNewsFoto/WAPA America)

Puerto Rico's Original Reality Show Competition that is Changing Lives is Back for a Second Season

"Transformacion Total" (Total Transformation), the reality show competition aimed at giving Puerto Rican contestants and viewers a Total...

Dec 10, 2010, 12:50 ET

Partido de béisbol de Interleague All Star entre Puerto Rico y República Dominicana saldrá al aire en los Estados Unidos por WAPA America

En el comunicado, Partido de baloncesto de Interleague All Star entre Puerto Rico y República Dominicana saldrá al aire en los Estados...

Dec 09, 2010, 16:32 ET

Interleague All Star Baseball Game Between Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic to air in U.S. on WAPA America

The best baseball players of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League and the Puerto Rican Professional Baseball League will face off on...

Oct 22, 2010, 09:00 ET

El campeonato de peso supergallo de la Organización Mundial de Boxeo, 'The Rising Son Returns', se emitirá en español por WAPA América

El sábado 30 de octubre, WAPA América, la cadena estadounidense afiliada a WAPA Televisión, la estación de televisión...

Oct 22, 2010, 09:00 ET

WBO Junior Featherweight Championship, 'The Rising Son Returns,' to Air in Spanish on WAPA America

On Saturday, October 30, WAPA America, the U.S. cable network arm of the leading broadcaster in Puerto Rico, WAPA Television, will televise the...

May 24, 2010, 12:37 ET

2010 Puerto Rico Basketball League Playoffs to Air 'Live' in United States on WAPA America

The 2010 Puerto Rico Basketball League (BSN, for its Spanish acronym) playoff series will air live in the United States on WAPA America, the U.S....

May 19, 2010, 08:00 ET

WAPA America is the Official U.S. Spanish-Language Network of the 2010 National Puerto Rican Day Parade

WAPA America will be the official U.S. Spanish-language television network of the 2010 National Puerto Rican Day Parade, to take place in New York...

Jan 21, 2010, 08:00 ET

WAPA America Now Available on Comcast Throughout the San Francisco Bay Area

WAPA America, the U.S. cable network arm of the leading broadcaster in Puerto Rico, WAPA Television, is now available throughout the San Francisco...

Jan 12, 2010, 08:00 ET

New Spanish-Language Reality Show Competition Focused on Healthy Living to Debut Exclusively on WAPA America

On January 30, Puerto Ricans and other Hispanics living in the United States can tune in to a new original reality show competition aimed at giving...